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Sussex County, New Jersey; Somerset County, New Jersey; United States; Hunterdon County, New Jersey

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Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)

Sussex County, New Jersey
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
145,543
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
145,543
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
144,221
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
0.9%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 144,221
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 149,265
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
4.6%
Persons under 18 years, percent
19.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
18.0%
Female persons, percent
50.3%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
93.3%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
2.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
2.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
Two or More Races, percent
1.7%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
9.2%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
85.1%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 7,016
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 7.8%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2021, (V2021) 62,857
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 83.6%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $271,500
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $2,236
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $950
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $1,337
Building permits, 2021 164
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 54,166
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.57
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 92.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 10.0%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 95.3%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 90.9%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 95.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 36.6%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 7.3%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
5.7%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 68.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 63.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 274,226
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 662,924
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 76,344
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 1,832,807
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $12,974
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 38.0
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $96,222
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $46,124
Persons in poverty, percent
5.4%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 3,093
Total employment, 2020 31,867
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 1,416,883
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 -0.6%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 11,404
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 3,109
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 1,998
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 536
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 366
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 2,493
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 2,684
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 278.1
Population per square mile, 2010 287.6
Land area in square miles, 2020 518.66
Land area in square miles, 2010 519.01
FIPS Code 34037
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For places on the map, populations of 5,000 or more are shown
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83,000,000
166,000,000
249,000,000
332,000,000
Sussex County, New Jersey
145,543
Somerset County, New Jersey
345,647
United States
331,893,745
Hunterdon County, New Jersey
129,924
0
83,000,000
166,000,000
249,000,000
332,000,000
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2016-2020 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2020 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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